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Parenting Education
Find a class developed with your child's age in mind:
 Prenatal-5 Years  5-12 Years  13-18 Years

Find a class geared toward:
 Fathers
 Co-Parenting/Blended Families
 Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder
 Families with Children with Special Needs or Health Challenges

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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Parent 2 Parent in Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 10/1/2021    End Date: 12/17/2021

Day(s) of the Week: Fridays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

Audience: If you are a parent or caregiver working on your recovery and want to learn more about the effects of substance use on your family, parenting style, and your relationship with your child join us, This program is an add on to the class on Tuesdays. It is designed to be implemented in a 12 week program, with each session being 1 ½ hours.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Additional Information: For more information please contact: Anne Osolinski at 859-2521 or by emailing at: aosolinski@kvcap.org

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Circle of Parents - Building Healthy Relationships

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 10/5/2021    End Date: 12/21/2021

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 4:30pm to 6PM

Audience: This is a group of Parents that struggle with co-parenting and come to share ideas as well as get information on how to co-parent.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwkd-CppzIsH9ARAUuaK5U6ieWMOwFmSEcc

Additional Information: For more information please contact: Anne Osolinski at 859-2521 or by emailing at: aosolinski@kvcap.org

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Machias Area Playgroup

Council: Sunrise Opportunities (Washington)

Start Date: 10/6/2021    End Date: 12/29/2021

Day(s) of the Week: Every Wednesday

Time: 10 AM

Audience: Care takers with children birth to 5

Registration Required: No

Contact: Mandie Pepperman   Phone: (207) 255-4156

Website: http://www.sun-rise.tv


Parent 2 Parent Group - Tuesday Evening

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 10/12/2021    End Date: 12/28/2021

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday - Evenings

Time: Second and Fourth Tuesday of the month

Audience: Parent 2 Parent Group - Talking about stresses, how to deal with conflict, children issues and more.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http:// https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrcOqrrD8pGdLVbmysnQcsSmZ0ptEC0sC7

Additional Information: for more information: contact: Anne Osolinski at 859-2521 or by emailing at: aosolinski@kvcap.org

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Open Circle of Parents

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Kennebec)

Start Date: 10/13/2021    End Date: 12/15/2021

Day(s) of the Week: First & Third Wednesday of each month

Time: 11:00am-12:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlcuqgqzkiGdJJGHWdxr3UPCZRy0d5bKoN

Additional Information: Open to anyone who is parenting a child, free, via Zoom! This is an informal, non-judgmental space to share information, encouragement and support with other parents. This link is good for the following dates; please note you can register once and come to any or all: November 3 & 17, December 1 & 15.

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Playgroup

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 11/18/2021   

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 10am

Audience: Parents and caregivers with their toddlers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org